A Survey of Traditional Music of West Africa A look at the musical practices of the people of Ghana African Map The map of Ghana Regional map Socio-Cultural Influences/Issues External influence- Europeans.
A look at the musical practices of the people of Ghana
Membranophones- instruments the sound of which is produced by the vibration of a stretched membrane or skin over a frame. These are generally known as drums; they may be made out of
Despite the shortness and simplicity of these types of songs, interest is sustained and boredom eliminated by the employment of various techniques. The following are a few of such techniques.
Solo and Chorus
Sporadic Pitch Combination
It is the rhythmic organization in a piece of music that defines, and, in most cases, dictates the patterns of movements of the dancer.